Previous President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that the President Buhari-drove government is driving Nigeria towards “debacle and precariousness”.
Obasanjo said this in a selective meeting with Premium Times at his Ibogun Olaogun tribal home in Ifo Local Government Area of Ogun State, a month ago.
The previous president self-destructed with Buhari in front of the 2019 general decisions and embraced the president’s nearest opponent and his offended VP, Atiku Abubakar.
Talking during the meeting, Obasanjo noticed that despite the fact that the nation has gained extensive ground since the new administration started in 1999, the pace at which it is right now moving demonstrates the country might crawl towards calamity and flimsiness.
“I think we must choose the option to be on the way for maintainable improvement. The advancement we are making might be flawed Is it quick enough? Is it enduring enough? Is it stable enough? It is safe to say that we are making two stages forward and one strides back or one stage side-way?
You can scrutinize that, however we must choose the option to be on (the) way for manageable improvement. Some other thing will be a calamity. Actually, the pace at which we are going presently is tending increasingly more toward calamity and flimsiness and unsustainability.
No Confidence in the Economy’ The previous president contended that there is no trust in the Nigerian economy today. Or maybe, he stated, the additions recorded in the past have been squandered throughout the years.
Talking on what turned out badly, the previous president clarified that Nigeria has neglected to make the wisest decision to ingrain trust in household and outside speculators. The expansive influence of the country’s uncertainty, he stated, shows in the condition of the economy. Nigeria slipped into subsidence in 2016 after a few constrictions in the economy, in the midst of an insecure naira and rising swelling rates. Constantly quarter of 2017, the country slipped out of retreat. Despite the fact that the administration asserts that the country has been put on the way of supportable development, joblessness figures have additionally swelled inside the period.